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Image Number 2565 (Tinea faciei)


Diagnosis: Tinea faciei

Site: Face

Sex: F

Age: 34


Description: Circinate patches.

Submitted by: Professor Khalil Al-Hamdi

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Differential Diagnosis


A middle-aged-woman presented with pruritic, circinate, erythematous, scaly patches involved major part of the face of three months duration. KOH prepared scales showed many fungal hyphae and spores. Treatment with oral griseofulvin was successful.

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